Malika Maminova, a native of Saint-Petersburg Russia, is a percussionist and performing artist based out of Germany and a universal player with a very wide range of musical interests. She performs internationally as an orchestral percussionist, chamber musician and soloist.
Malika’s interests include baroque, contemporary, world music, improvisation, and many different types of modern art and expression.
After graduating from Saint-Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory, Malika continued her education at The Hochschule für Musik Detmold, Orchesterzentrum NRW and the Bern University of the Arts.
She participated in the Mahler Chamber Orchestra Academy, the Netherlands Young Orchestra, Orff-Academy of Munich Radio orchestra and the Young Studio of the Ensemble MusikFabrik.
Malika has also performed in a variety of festivals, including Wittener Tage der Neuen Kammermusik, Acht Brücken-Musik für Köln, Diagilev Festival, Bregenzer Festspiele and worked with the ensemble Resonanz, Ensemble MusikFabrik, Orchestra Landestheater Detmold, the Orchestra MusicAeterna, and others.
Since 2015 Malika plays with the Nederlands Blazers Ensemble.